Frederick Community College Campus Put On Lockdown Tuesday Night

Police received reports of a student with a gun on campus.

Frederick, Md (KM) The Frederick Community College campus was placed on a lockdown Tuesday night.

Frederick Police report they received a call at 7:14 PM from a third-party of a potential threat of a student with a gun on the FCC campus. Officers were dispatched to the campus, and the school was placed on lockdown.

Students were told to remain where they were while police officers conducted a sweep of the campus using canines. . Nothing was found.

The lockdown was lifted after 8:00 PM.

Frederick Police say there was no immediate threat to the safety of the students, staff and visitors on campus.

By Kevin McManus